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Jasmin Pizano, Community Engagement Coordinator

Jasmin Pizano is a Community Engagement Coordinator for Kids First Chicago (K1C). She received her Bachelor's in Public Policy with a specialization in Urban Studies and Spanish Language Literature from the University of Chicago. She has dedicated time volunteering with local community centers, working with kids and parents.  

Jasmin grew up in the Back of the Yards neighborhood and is a graduate of Chicago Public Schools. These experiences have informed her perception of the inner city educational landscape and culture. She is passionate about being a part of social change in issues such as education, housing, and poverty eradication.